Insider knowledge: Clynelish 12 Year Old 1997 (Murray McDavid) whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Clynelish 12 Year Old 1997 (Murray McDavid) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Briny, gently smoky, rich with notes of blackberries and blackcurrants.
Palate: Herbal, creamy, oily, minty, thickly fruited. Berry fruits.
Finish: Very fruity and tangy, long spice and hints of smoke.